You can get from Frankfurt am Main to Vienna by train, bus or flight.
To get from Frankfurt am Main to Vienna on Sep 21 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||370 miles (597 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$35 - $405|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $35 (€28) • 10 h 5 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $405 (€323) • 1 h 20 min|
|Popular travel companies||Eurolines Germany, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Take a bus, flight or train to travel 370 miles (597 km) to Vienna from Frankfurt am Main. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $35 (€28). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Eurolines Germany, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Frankfurt am Main to Vienna.
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Traveling between Frankfurt and Vienna is simple, and you can choose from trains, buses and flights. Flying is far quicker, taking approximately 4 hours from door to door with 1.5 hours in the air. Trains are comfortable and only take around 6.5 hours to arrive in the Austrian capital. Buses present an economy option, while car pooling services like Bla Bla Car also travel from Frankfurt to Vienna.
Return trips from Vienna to Frankfurt are also available.
Flixbus, Regiojet and Eurolines all run daily buses from Frankfurt to Vienna, so there's plenty of buses to choose from. Frankfurt to Vienna buses start as early as 5:50 a.m. and there's even a service at 1:50 a.m. in the middle of the night. The journey takes around 10 hours, so if you want to arrive in time to check in, a departure at around 2:00 p.m. makes sense. All buses travel directly, with no changes needed.
Deutsche Bahn runs a direct train from Frankfurt to Vienna. The first Frankfurt to Vienna train of the day leaves at 6:22 a.m., while the final direct train leaves at 4:20 p.m., although indirect services leave after that if you're happy to change. The shortest rail journey takes 6 hours 48 minutes.
Flights from Frankfurt to Vienna are the fastest way to arrive in the Austrian capital, with daily flights available from Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa, and Eurowings. Direct flights take 1 hour 25 minutes, and the first plane takes off just before 7:00 a.m. After that, there are flights every hour until the final take off at 9:50 p.m. All flights travel directly, and travelers should factor in around 4 hours in total when transport to and from the airports is considered.
Travel from Frankfurt am Main, Germany to Vienna, Austria is: Partially open.
International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
The government of Austria has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last verified on 9/19/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Vienna closer to your planned date of departure here.
Return travel to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Austria is: Partially open.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria.
Requirements for reentering Germany:
All travelers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:
The above information about your return travel to Frankfurt am Main, Germany was last verified on 9/19/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to your planned date of travel to Frankfurt am Main from Vienna.
There are 3 ways to travel to Vienna from Frankfurt am Main including taking a bus, flight or train.
The cheapest way to go to Vienna from Frankfurt am Main is by taking a bus, which costs on average $35 (€28).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Vienna:
Taking a bus is about $370 (€296) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $405 (€323) for this trip.
A bus is $15 (€12) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Frankfurt am Main to Vienna costing on average $50 (€40).
The fastest way from Frankfurt am Main to Vienna is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 20 min.
There are alternative travel options to Vienna that can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by bus can take 10 h 5 min on average.
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 6 h 23 min of travel time.
The distance is approximately 370 miles (597 km) from Frankfurt am Main to Vienna.
The average frequency per day from Frankfurt am Main to Vienna is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Frankfurt am Main to Vienna as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Frankfurt am Main to Vienna:
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Yes, there are direct services available from Frankfurt am Main to Vienna with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Vienna as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Vienna.
When planning your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Vienna, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Vienna online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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